Continuous Inspection

Cobol 1.7 released

The SonarSource’s Cobol product is a language extension to the Sonar platform, that enables code quality analysis (rules & metrics) on Cobol programs (IBM, Microfocus, Acucobol, GCOS, etc.).

This new version comes with numerous improvements on the parser (16), fixed issues (16) and new features. Find listed below the highlights of the Cobol 1.7 release :

  • Addition of violation filter for copybooks
  • Support of Microfocus XML extension
  • Improvement of the exclusion pattern mechanism

Trial version and documentation are available in the product page.
The features of Cobol 1.7 are demonstrated in Nemo.